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Genealogy: Read All About It! Get Your Newspaper Here!

Event Type: Adult
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 10/24/2018
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Description:
 Historical newspaper articles can add interest to your genealogy research and be an alternate source of family information. Professional genealogist Caron Primas Brennan will explain how to find and use newspapers to discover information about your ancestors as well as the times they lived in. Some of the items found in newspapers include obituaries, marriage and engagement announcements, birth announcements, legal cases, and ship passage information. You will learn where to find newspapers online, in libraries and archives as well as how to cite your sources.

Location: Carnegie Community Room - Mezzanine Level
Other Information:
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Status: Closed